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The Resource Wonders in the sky : unexplained aerial objects from antiquity to modern times and their impact on human culture, history, and beliefs, Jacques Vallee and Chris Aubeck

Wonders in the sky : unexplained aerial objects from antiquity to modern times and their impact on human culture, history, and beliefs, Jacques Vallee and Chris Aubeck

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Wonders in the sky : unexplained aerial objects from antiquity to modern times and their impact on human culture, history, and beliefs
Title
Wonders in the sky
Title remainder
unexplained aerial objects from antiquity to modern times and their impact on human culture, history, and beliefs
Statement of responsibility
Jacques Vallee and Chris Aubeck
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compendium of pre-twentieth-century accounts of mysterious aerial objects by two leading investigators of unexplained phenomena
Summary
In a comprehensive resource, the authors document more than 500 pre-20th-century UFO accounts, from biblical times to the end of the 19th century, just before humans took to the sky themselves. Original
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374579
Cataloging source
DLC
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Vallee, Jacques
Dewey number
001.942
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TL789.3
LC item number
.V354 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Aubeck, Chris
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True
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  • Unidentified flying objects
  • Unidentified flying objects
  • Unidentified flying objects
Target audience
adult
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unexplained aerial objects from antiquity to modern times and their impact on human culture, history, and beliefs
Label
Wonders in the sky : unexplained aerial objects from antiquity to modern times and their impact on human culture, history, and beliefs, Jacques Vallee and Chris Aubeck
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [507]-508) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. A chronology of wonders. Chronology to 1000 AD ; Chronology 1000 to 1500 AD ; Sixteenth-century chronology ; Seventeenth-century chronology ; eighteenth-century chronology ; Nineteenth-century chronology -- Part II. Myths, legends, and chariots of the gods -- Part III. Sources and methods. Classical sources ; Screening ; Rules for inclusion ; Hoaxes ; Explanations ; The special problem of crashed saucers ; The special problem of "dragons" ; Entities ; Biblical accounts ; Aerial phenomena in classical art ; For further research -- Conclusion
Control code
18505410
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin ed.
Extent
508 pages
Isbn
9781585428205
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010024720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Wonders in the sky : unexplained aerial objects from antiquity to modern times and their impact on human culture, history, and beliefs, Jacques Vallee and Chris Aubeck
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [507]-508) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I. A chronology of wonders. Chronology to 1000 AD ; Chronology 1000 to 1500 AD ; Sixteenth-century chronology ; Seventeenth-century chronology ; eighteenth-century chronology ; Nineteenth-century chronology -- Part II. Myths, legends, and chariots of the gods -- Part III. Sources and methods. Classical sources ; Screening ; Rules for inclusion ; Hoaxes ; Explanations ; The special problem of crashed saucers ; The special problem of "dragons" ; Entities ; Biblical accounts ; Aerial phenomena in classical art ; For further research -- Conclusion
Control code
18505410
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
1st Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin ed.
Extent
508 pages
Isbn
9781585428205
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010024720
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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